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5:47 PM07/ 03/ 2016 Q: Shaved genital area 2 weeks ago.For

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5:47 PM07/ 03/ 2016
Q: Hi Dr. Shaved genital area 2 weeks ago.For the past 5days noticed white clear blisters on groin area.Disinfected with alcohol and betadine also applied body cream few times.Blisters poped out leaving waxy and painful wounds.Now its healing and again i see blisters same area and bigger.Last sex contact was 6mnth ago.thank you
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 1 year ago.

Thanks for this question Nick

Can you attach a pic?

Expert:  DrRussMd replied 1 year ago.


You are giving a classic description of herpes

Go have these swabbed before they clear up.

For the lab an identification.

Folliculitis is possible if these are around hair follicles only, but don't think so.

I suggest urgent care now.

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Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 1 year ago.

There is no way to tell without a picture

it is all guessing

please attach a pic